Western Jeep Tours
Take a ride in our sweet fleet of Custom 4X4 Jeeps with an authentic Western guide. Our tours combine the beauty of the Colorado Rockies with the unique history of the Old West.
All tours are extremely scenic and will not disappoint. Water and snacks are included on all tours.
This is our most popular tour at AOW. The Foothills tour highlights Colorado Springs most well known landmarks. Our Western guides, unique colorado history and amazing scenery will provide an adventure you'll never forget. Tours head out of town via North Cheyenne Canyon and into the foothills of Pikes Peak and the Rocky Mountains. Our tour stops at Helen Hunt Falls for a brief visit to a classic Colorado water fall 2000 feet above Colorado Springs. Above the falls your tour route joins the Shortline Railroad grade traversing through two historic rail road tunnels and offering spectacular vistas. The views over the city and out to the plains and beyond, inspired the song "America the Beautiful".
At the end of the rail road grade is what civilization was 100 years ago. Our tour drives through the historic districs of Old Colorado City and Manitou Springs. Your guide will point out the oldest building in the county built in 1859. Cowboys and Indians traded furs on these streets and laid the foundations for the building of the west in these old structures.
We complete the drive with a tour of Garden of the Gods. This city park is registered as a National Historic Landmark. Its spectacular red rock formations will keep you in awe. Your photo opportunities are unobstructed in our open-air Jeeps.
This is a wonderful Jeep outing for guests that are short on time or just want a dramatic way to end the day. The tour is about 70% on paved road and 30% on dirt and is offered year-round!
Art, History, Culture and More. Plan your own journey and we'll make your adventure one to remember. Our unique tour vehicles are unmatched in the industry. Custom Jeeps, Classic Limos and Vans with Captain seats throughout. We can carry up to 8 people in each of our vehicles. Book or charter and leave the worry to us.
Suggested Tour Options:
- Art and History Tour through downtown and the Historic North End. Includes Painted Alleyways, Street Side exhibits and yard art in historic homes.
- Adult Recreational Tours in our Classic 1968 Cadillac
Limosine. All riders must be 21 years of age to book this tour.
You design it group tours to dinner parties or wherever
All tours can include stops at commercial locations of interest.
Site Seeing Charter Rate: $125.00 per vehicle, per hour with three hour minimum.
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A one of a kind tour in a classic ‘68 limousine, with Broadmoor founder Spencer Penrose. The tour is delivered as a first person historical account of the life and times at the base of Pikes Peak. Penrose’s Shangri-La included elegant estates, private zoos, Polo Clubs and a shrine to the Sun. See all of it in comfort from the back seat of our limo. Our tour ends at the Penrose Heritage Museum at the Broadmoor. Spencer Penrose is portrayed by Mike Stevens of Red Herring Productions. Also available by Jeep or Van.
This 2.5 hour tour offered by advanced reservation only.
Adults and Children: $90.00 per person - 2 guest minimum, no child pricing, 2.5 Hour Tour
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This tour is for those who like a little less soft in their "soft adventure". Enjoy the rugged beauty of the Colorado Rockies on this guided 4-wheel drive tour on the back roads high above Colorado Springs. We’ll spend almost the entire tour on dirt roads and 4X4 trails high in the mountains of Pike National Forest... as high as 11,200 feet above sea level!
This is our most remote and scenic activity highlighted by breathtaking views of alpine meadows, wildflowers, beaver ponds, and streams. Eagles, deer, cougars, and bears may be sighted. Don’t forget your camera, as these memories will be cherished for a lifetime. Dreams become reality as you relax, take in the clean mountain air, and enjoy the splendor of the Rocky Mountains. This is the "Purple Mountain Majesty" that was the inspiration for America the Beautiful.
Adults: $129.00 , Children (Under 13): $70.00 - 2 adult guest minimum, 3HRS
TOUR CLOSED FOR THE WINTER Due to snow- approximate re-open date May 1'stTour route may be modified due to early summer snow conditions.
Pikes Peak, America's Mountain Adventure
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COG UP, JEEP DOWN
This awesome adventure highlights all that America's Mountain has to offer. Your tour begins with hotel pick up by 4x4 Jeep. Our guide will transfer you to the front door of the COG Rail Road where your ticket will be waiting and parking is not a concern. The ride to the top on the COG is one of America's original adventures. Enjoy the breath taking scenery of Pikes Peak's east side as the COG climbs 8000 vertical feet in 1 hour and 30 minutes to the summit. Your Jeep will be waiting at the Summit where you will enjoy vistas that stretch 100 miles.
Your America's Mountain Adventure continues with a Jeep Tour down the West and North Face of Pikes Peak on the Pikes Peak Hwy. The HWY is home to America's second oldest road race, The Pikes Peak Hill Climb. This historic road is spectacular and wildlife is often spotted including Big Horn Sheep. Plenty of photo opportunities abound and your guide will stop for the best shots. The return trip down the hwy and into Colorado Springs lasts about 1.5 hours. Depending on the schedule, Our AOW Jeep will tour the Garden of the Gods Park on the way back.
America's Mountain Adventure Tour is about 4-5 hours. Varying weather conditions can modify the tour. Accommodations will be made for unforeseen circumstances. Blankets, Jackets and Ponchos are provided in the Jeep.
Tour cost is $119.00 per guest and includes the COG Ticket ($22.00), Parking ($5), Hwy Toll ($12), Snacks and water. Guide Gratuity not included.
America's Mountain Adventure requires advanced reservation. AOW utilizes the 8:00am COG train departures. The early departure ensure the best weather at the summit. The COG Train sells out quickly in the summer. 1 week advanced reservation is recommended. Other tour times may be available. AOW will do it's best to accommodate your group's schedule. Tour pick up is 1 hour before train departure at 7:00am.
This is the Best deal in adventure on Pikes Peak!
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Looking for a little extra bounce in your Jeep adventure? This tour is the Extreme version of our High Country Jeep Tour.
Our extreme tour takes the Jeep down the forbidden trail to the far meadow. This tour uses our newer Jeeps like the 2016 Wrangler Unlimited.
This tour is not appropriate for small children or the weak:)
**Tour route may be modified due to early summer snow conditions.
Adults and Children: $159.00 per person - 2 guest minimum, 4 HRS
CLOSED FOR THE WINTER- approximate re-open date June 1'st
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Get off the paved road and experience the historic Gold Camp Road / Shortline Railroad and gorgeous Helen Hunt Falls in North Cheyenne Canyon.
This tour will take you through breathtaking scenery along High Drive, Captain Jack's, down into Old Colorado City and back home in time for lunch.
Total Activity Time is 1.5 hours.
Adults and Children: $45.00 per person - 2 guest minimum
Guest must call the AOW HQ to book this adventure, 719-578-0935
Take your family on a 4x4 journey to Emerald Valley and our AOW drop camp. Our cowboy guides will build a fire and tell ghost stories of the old west while your family roasts smores on the campfire. Dress warmly for this out door adventure, we have the blankets!
Family rate 4-8 people $425.00 offered daily by reservation.
Your group can also enjoy Hot Dogs on a stick for an additional $25.00. 4 HRS
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4 hour adventure in the foothills of Pikes peak. This awesome tour includes our Garden of the Gods Foothills tour and a 5 line ziping adventure. Your tour through Garden of the Gods, Cheyenne Canyon and the historic district of Manitou Springs is a sensational delight. Add the best hour of adrenalin on the Front Range and you adventure will be over the top.
A great deal at $119 per adult. Children $99.00
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Jeep & Horseback Tour
(Includes 1 hour of horseback riding & 4X4 Tour to Stables)
Enjoy the beauty of historic Old Stage Road from an open-air Jeep. Our cowboy Jeep guide will take you on a scenic journey to the Stables at the Broadmoor for a one-hour mountain horseback ride! You will feel like the early explorers did, as your horse carries you through the rugged splendor of the Pike National Forest. Relax and take in the stunning alpine overlooks and breathe in the fresh Rocky Mountain air. You may even have the opportunity to view buffalo and elk! Following the horseback ride, our cowboy Jeep guide will enlighten you with tales of the Old West as we make our way back to town. Vans are also available upon request.
$110/person available daily. Total activity time 2.5-3.0 hours. Local Hotel pick up available.
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The only Rafting Tour with a Colorado Springs departure! (Opens May 15th)
This is the ultimate Colorado adventure. Only in a state as wild as Colorado and only at Adventures Out West can you experience class three rapids and roads all in the same day. This is an all-day adventure into the Colorado Rockies.
Our Jeep departs at 7:30am and takes the road less traveled. The journey takes you up and over the south shoulders of Pikes Peak en-route to your rafting experience in the afternoon. Traveling through time, your guides will showcase the historic Shortline Railroad, old mining towns, railway tunnels, and a deep plunge down Shelf Road to the Arkansas River.
After lunch your adventure continues with a dip in the Arkansas River. Depending on ability level, you may choose between either the Big Horn Sheep Canyon (beginner and intermediate, class 2-3 rapids) or the Royal Gorge (advanced, class 4-5 rapids). After your trip on the river, you will load up in the Jeep for a quick return home via the highway. This is one great adventure you'll never forget!
Big Horn Canyon -
Beginner and intermediate class 2 and 3 rapids: $195 per guest. 2 guest minimum
Royal Gorge --
Advanced trip, previous experience necessary, class 4 and 5 rapids: $215 per guest. 2 guest minimum
Our rafting tours are proudly provided by Echo Canyon River Expeditions.
Disclaimer: Our Jeep tours take place in the wild. Each tour is an adventure for both AOW and you the guest. AOW cannot forsee all possible scenarios that may be involved with an otherwise successful tour. Tours involving mother nature combined with man made vehicles that take place in remote areas cannot be totally controlled. The environment includes stream crossings, boulders, rocks, trees, unpredictable weather, other vehicles on the roads and wildlife that may be encountered. Each and all effect the outcome of your adventure. Mechanical breakdowns do and can occur from time to time. Drive shafts break on rocks, batteries jostle loose. Rescue times may be long and are part of the experience. All equipmet is impeccably maintained and guides are well trained. Should you encounter an out of the ordinary experience, count yourself lucky. Full fares will be charged for all tours regardless of outcome. Prorated amounts may be negotiated on a case by case basis at the sole discretion of Adventures Out West.
Be prepared for an outdoor adventure with sunscreen, light jackets, and appropriate footwear. Some tours explore elevations of up to 11,500 feet and weather conditions may change quickly.
AOW is a permittee of the US Forest Service operating in the Pike National Forest and is an equal opportunity employer.